Our Quality Standards
manufacture to British Safety Standards. Buying your equipment from
a manufacturer who chooses to meet these regulations gives you extra
We meet the following
standards of quality to ensure our products meet
The British Safety Standards - BS3379/BS5852.
The Furniture & Furnishings Fire Safety Regulations
Electronic Couches feature a CE approved 24v DC (6000n, 3.5amp)
electric motor which has been tested for mechanical safety and load
bearing and complies with:
89/336/EŘF to standard EN50082-1:97,EN50081-1:92, EN61000-3-2:95,
A1:98, A2:98, A14:00,EN 61000-3 3:95
Directive 73/23/EŘF to standard EN60335-1:94, EN 60742
Our high specification couches (where indicated) also carry CE
Conforms to BS5790 part 1 : Type 2: Grade X :
1996 and ISO7617-1 : 1994E
All our vinyl has
an infection proof additive which is effective at reducing the
spread of bacteria such as E coli and MRSA*.
(*supported by independent laboratory testing).
Our vinyl coated
fabrics are hydrophobic and do not absorb water or retain dampness
and can be completely dried after washing. Resistant to urine, mild
acids/alkalis, drinks and beverages which can be easily wiped off.
flame retardant. Conforms to
DOE FTS No 3 Source 5 ; BS5852 : 2006 Section 4 : Ignition Sources 0
and 1 ; Clause 11: Ignition Source 5 ; BS7176 : 2007 Medium Hazard
;BS. EN1021-1 Part 1;EN1021-2 Part 2 : 2006 (ISO8191-1 : 1987 and
ISO 8191-2: 1988) ; BS5852 1990 : Section 4 ; IMO Res A 652 (16)
;EASA.CS925.853(a) App F, Part 1 (A) (i and ii )
– as C.A.A.8 ;FMVSS 302; IMO A 652 (16)
note: technical standards may
vary between models